by Anderson Reggio, Team Alvimedica Navigation Support
(May 25, 2015) – With the entire Volvo Ocean Race fleet still within twenty-five miles of one another, . After finally getting around the fickle and unpredictable northern ridge coming off the Azorean High, the fleet is slowly getting into the building pressure on its eastern side.
The next 24 hours will very likely see a bit of rich getting richer as the lead boats get out into the building pressure first. However, with the fleet so tightly packed, it is likely that no one will be able to extend so far as to fully close the door on the current last place boat. While the finish line is just under 700 mile…
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